Monthly Archives: June 2019

Summer Mermaid Camp

By |2019-06-11T19:24:10+00:00June 11th, 2019|Afterschool, Aquatics, BSAC Childcare, BSAC Events, BSAC News, BSAC Summer Camp, Facility Rental, Featured, Learn-To-Swim, Swim Lessons, Youth Programs|

Learn how to swim like a mermaid or merman at BSAC’s half day camp! Participants will learn how to swim with their feet together, practice underwater flips, swim through hoops, dive to pick up rings, and maneuver gracefully through the water with a fin and tail. This camp will also include fun games and arts & crafts.

The use of swim fins and tail are included in the cost of camp, however, participants are also welcome to bring their own.

Requirements:
Must be at least 6 and can swim proficiently

BSAC Welcomes Mark Corley to Blue Wave

By |2019-06-11T19:27:35+00:00June 11th, 2019|Aquatic Fitness, Aquatics, BlueWave, BSAC Family, BSAC Members, BSAC News, BSAC Sports, BSAC Stories, Dive Team, Facility Rental, Featured, Learn-To-Swim, Lifeguard Training, Masters Swimming, Staff, Swim Lessons, Water Safety|

Meet Mark Corley, the newest BSAC Blue Wave Swim Coach! Originally from the Midwest, he brings 30 years of prior coaching experience to our team. In 2008, he moved to Jacksonville and later learned about BSAC through his friendship with Coach Rich Rogers and through the many meets he attended here with other teams.

“Blue Wave was the first draw of course, but then I learned about the overall mission of BSAC extending beyond just the swim team into the community,” said Mark. “That was really intriguing at this point in my